Displaying items by tag: Hamlet Police Department

Monday, 13 September 2021 16:32

Hamlet Police charge man with cocaine trafficking

HAMLET — A domestic disturbance call last month led to a man being charged with trafficking cocaine.

Published in Crime

HAMLET — There has been roughly one drug overdose per month in the past two years within the municipal limits of the Seaboard City.

Published in Local News

HAMLET — The N.C. State Bureau of Investigation is looking into how evidence has been handled by the Hamlet Police Department — at the behest of the new chief.

Published in Local News

HAMLET — The city’s incoming police chief is leaving his current post citing an “acrimonious political environment.”

Published in Local News
Monday, 15 February 2021 18:37

Hamlet hires new police chief from Hertford

HAMLET — Several months after Chief Tommy McMasters resigned, the Seaboard City has a new top cop.

Published in Local News

HAMLET — A local pastor and longtime law enforcement officer is working to help Richmond County residents sign up to get vaccinated against COVID-19.

Published in Local News

ROCKINGHAM — More than a year after allegedly stealing a local band’s equipment trailer, the accused is back in Richmond County to stand trial.

Published in Crime

HAMLET — Jennie Merriman, like many people, has had a rough time in 2020.

However, the year was made a little better Monday, thanks to the Hamlet Police Department.

Published in Local News

HAMLET — Jacqueline Brown of Hamlet always knew that she wanted to take the Criminal Justice career path. 

Published in Lifestyle
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Regular-season finale ends in …

SANFORD — Ending its regular season on the road Saturday, the Richmond Raider soccer team lost to Sandhills Athletic Conference champion Lee County High School. Read more

MB Drift hosting trunk-or-trea…

ROCKINGHAM — MB Drift returns to Rockingham Speedway this weekend for its two-day, two-track Halloween Havoc event, which includes a trunk-or-treat for the kids. Read more

Book signing and craft demonst…

ROCKINGHAM — A book signing and crafting demonstration are on tap to take place Saturday at IncSpace. Read more

COLUMN: Nothing to brag about

Mac Davis famously sang that it was hard to be humble, when you are perfect in every way. I know for a fact that I am not perfect in every... Read more

COLUMN: The ghost of Ol' Shag

A lot of you may remember the story I’ve told about my favorite pet and hunting companion, Ol ’Shag and how he was tragically killed while stopping for a train. Read more

FirstHealth recognized by Heal…

PINEHURST — FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital, including its Hoke and Richmond campuses, has been recognized by Healthgrades for superior outcomes in multiple clinical specialties.  Read more

Biden administration appoints …

WASHINGTON — The Biden administration recently appointed Bob Etheridge as the new state executive director for the USDA North Carolina Farm Service Agency. Etheridge joined the North Carolina FSA team... Read more

U.S. Attorney’s Office announc…

GREENSBORO — The U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Middle District of North Carolina announces its partnership with the Justice Department’s Civil Rights Division as it launches the department’s new Combatting... Read more

RichmondCC President: Challeng…

HAMLET — The president of Richmond Community College reflected on the challenges of the past two years, from a major cyber attack on the College’s computer network to a worldwide... Read more



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